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Flashcards - Virus Structure & Life Cycle for the MCAT: Help and Review

Flashcards - Virus Structure & Life Cycle for the MCAT: Help and Review
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antigenic drift
Antigenic drift is a mechanism for variation in viruses that involves the accumulation of mutations within the genes that code for antibody-binding sites
genetic reassortment
Reassortment is the mixing of the genetic material of a species into new combinations in different individuals
neuraminidase
Neuraminidase enzymes are glycoside hydrolase enzymes that cleave the glycosidic linkages of neuraminic acids
replication
In molecular biology, DNA replication is the biological process of producing two identical replicas of DNA from one original DNA molecule
Non-cellular life
Non-cellular life is life that exists without a cellular structure

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